Capital Investment Advisors LLC boosted its holdings in shares of iShares Russell 1000 ETF (NYSEARCA:IWB) by 16.3% in the third quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The fund owned 2,940 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 413 shares during the quarter. Capital Investment Advisors LLC’s holdings in iShares Russell 1000 ETF were worth $475,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds have also bought and sold shares of the stock. Fulton Bank N.A. raised its position in iShares Russell 1000 ETF by 1.1% during the 3rd quarter. Fulton Bank N.A. now owns 29,330 shares of the company’s stock valued at $4,743,000 after purchasing an additional 315 shares in the last quarter. IFP Advisors Inc raised its position in iShares Russell 1000 ETF by 4.6% during the 2nd quarter. IFP Advisors Inc now owns 7,984 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,213,000 after purchasing an additional 353 shares in the last quarter. Carroll Financial Associates Inc. raised its position in iShares Russell 1000 ETF by 29.7% during the 2nd quarter. Carroll Financial Associates Inc. now owns 1,676 shares of the company’s stock valued at $254,000 after purchasing an additional 384 shares in the last quarter. M Holdings Securities Inc. raised its position in iShares Russell 1000 ETF by 1.9% during the 2nd quarter. M Holdings Securities Inc. now owns 22,906 shares of the company’s stock valued at $3,481,000 after purchasing an additional 432 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Summit Equities Inc raised its position in iShares Russell 1000 ETF by 5.0% during the 2nd quarter. Summit Equities Inc now owns 9,934 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,510,000 after purchasing an additional 470 shares in the last quarter.

Shares of NYSEARCA IWB opened at $155.77 on Thursday. iShares Russell 1000 ETF has a twelve month low of $140.76 and a twelve month high of $164.13.

The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, October 2nd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 27th were given a dividend of $0.7395 per share. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday, September 26th. This is a positive change from iShares Russell 1000 ETF’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.68. This represents a $2.96 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.90%.

iShares Russell 1000 ETF Company Profile

iShares Russell 1000 ETF (the Fund), formerly iShares Russell 1000 Index Fund, is an exchange-traded fund (ETF). The Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of the Russell 1000 Index (the Index). The Index is a float-adjusted capitalization weighted index that measures the performance of the large-capitalization sector of the United States equity market and includes securities issued by the approximately 1,000 largest issuers in the Russell 3000 Index.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares Russell 1000 ETF (NYSEARCA:IWB)

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